The end of last Wednesday’s Western Hockey League game between Medicine Hat and Prince George was chaotic.
A slash off the final faceoff by Kody McDonald sparked a few skirmishes between players near the Medicine Hat crease. Back by the blueline, Prince George defenseman Sam Ruopp was trying to engage Tigers’ player Steven Owre in a fight, and he was unwilling to do so.
Owre was knocked to the ice with a sucker-punch. Sam Ruopp, drafted in the fifth round by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 2015 NHL Entry Draft, gave his helmet a few shoves and before Owre rose to his feet, sending the back ofRead More »from Did this fight really deserve 8-game suspension for NHL prospect?